Tag Archives: Bridgend

Beating the High Street Decline in Bridgend Town Centre

Bridgend Town Centre – Welcome Listen to the local news on any given day and chances are the decline of Bridgend town centre will be mentioned somewhere in the news bulletin. Indeed, if you are a resident of Bridgend a walk along the recently pedestrianised precincts in the centre of Bridgend town centre may well… Read More »

News: Bridgend & Porthcawl volunteers raise over £100,000 for terminal illness charity

Bridgend & Porthcawl Fundraising Group are celebrating a milestone after raising over £100,000 for Marie Curie since 2011 The close-knit group of local volunteers have campaigned tirelessly over the last 7 years, raising funds by organising various local events, which include quiz nights, fashion shows, tributes acts and their forthcoming clairvoyance evening. The group also… Read More »

Everything that’s changing with recycling in Bridgend

Kier managers appeared before councillors to answer questions Managers in charge of Bridgend’s controversial £82m seven-year Kier waste contract appeared before councillors on Monday to answer questions on the first year’s performance. Heavily criticised when the new system started – missed and delayed collections led to maggots infesting uncollected waste in the early days –… Read More »

Bridgend: Digital Strategies for Local Search Dominance

In Bridgend, a thriving small business community allied to a busy high street is key, and for many reasons. It keeps prices keen, gives consumers more choice and it helps bring people back onto our ever declining town centre. For many Bridgend town traders times are tough at the moment. It doesn’t need to be… Read More »